2012: Appeared in 15 games, making three starts, as a junior ... posted a 0-4 record, with a 6.11 ERA in 35.1 innings pitched ... .302 opponents batting average ... allowing 42 hits ... 26 runs ... 24 earned ... surrendered 10 doubles on the season ... three scoreless appearances ... tossed an inning and a third against Portland (2/19) ... tossed two scoreless innings at No. 4 Texas A&M (2/21) ... had two consecutive scoreless appearances, totaling three strikeouts over three innings at Grambling (3/6) and Sam Houston (3/10) ... tossed six innings, surrendering three runs (two earned), on eight hits, with a walk and three strikeouts in start against Texas-San Antonio (3/24) ... tossed five and two-thirds of an inning, surrendering three runs on seven hits, with three walks and season-high four strikeouts at Northwestern State (3/31) ... logged three innings in start against Lamar (4/6) ... tossed four innings in relief at No. 17 Arkansas (4/17) ... tossed two innings, surrendering one unearned run on one hit, against Texas-Arlington (4/27).
2011: Appeared in 11 games ... with nine bullpen appearances and two starts ... posted 2.37 ERA through 19 innings pitched ... eight scoreless appearances ... .227 opponents batting average ... .208 batting average against left handed hitters ... .238 batting average against right handed hitters ... allowed 15 hits ... seven runs ... five earned ... surrendered just four extra base hits on the season ... longest outing was in first appearance on the season, tossing a one-hitter and fanning three in 5.1 innings against Ark-Little Rock (2/19).
2010: Appeared in 13 games, with 12 being in relief ... earned first win of the season in only start of the year, striking out six and not allowing an earned run in five-inning of a rain-shortened game against UTPA (4/7) ... tossed a scoreless inning with a strikeout in career debut against Grambling (2/21) ... ended up striking out 14 hitters on the year in just 14.1 innings of work.
High School: Went 7-3 with one save, as a senior while holding hitters to a .174 average and a 1.41 ERA in 11 appearances with six complete games ... threw 64.2 innings with 73K and only 33 BB ... first team All-District 22-5A pitcher ...led Longhorns to Class 5A playoffs ... struck out 11 batters against Channelview HS in first round of playoffs ... 2009 Houston Area Baseball Coaches Assn. all-star team ... voted team MVP as a senior.
Personal: Born April 30, 1991 ... son of JoAnne and Pat Priest ... majoring in horticulture ... younger brother of former Lumberjack Ryan Priest.